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Pizza by the Chef

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Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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180 Mall Rd, Southtown Center, Suite D, Hollister, Branson, MO 65672
417.239.1415
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11:00 am - 8:30 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner

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  • 52
    Excellent
  • 22
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Amazing pizza, fantastic service, excellent prices!

It's a small little restaurant in a strip mall in Hollister, MO. We found it one year by accident, and boy, are we glad we did!!! LOVED: The pizzas are reasonably priced. There were six in our party and we each wanted something different, so we each ordered our own 8" pizza (ranging from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 17, 2015
Stanbro81
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Oskaloosa, Iowa
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Oskaloosa, Iowa
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

It's a small little restaurant in a strip mall in Hollister, MO. We found it one year by accident, and boy, are we glad we did!!! LOVED: The pizzas are reasonably priced. There were six in our party and we each wanted something different, so we each ordered our own 8" pizza (ranging from 6.50-7.50 in price). The waitress was... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

While vacationing in Branson we had to make a trip to Hollister and decided to grab lunch. The lady at the counter was friendly but I told my husband that it wouldn't be any good because it didn't have a smell and all pizza places smell good. I was wrong the pizza was great. We had a all meat pizza... More 

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Branson, Missouri
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I cannot say anything bad about this one, except why don't they deliver. If you want great pizza, this is your place!

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El Dorado Springs, Mo
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Boys had small pizzas each, I had the Greek salad. Husband thought it was the best pizza he's ever eaten. All was very delicious and very fresh.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Best pizza I've had in awhile! Their cheese and sauce is fantastic. We ordered the Hawaiian pizza, and they made all of those flavors work...it was just delicious. Will definitely return if we ever make our way back to Branson.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

was very surprised with this place. Very nice crust, almost like a pastry. I would agree that these pies are better when not overloaded with toppings. We also had salads with the Italian dressing, which was very nice. Our waitress told us that all of their salad dressings are made in house!

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Branson, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We had this pizza for the first time tonight it was very good. Got two large pizzas one was a one topping pizza. The otherwe had called a spinach pie the only complaint was half into the spinach pizza there were soo many toppings that the middle of the pizza was kinda soggy. This crust is sooo good tho. I... More 

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The Pizza by Chef is a small family run business and from the looks of it, you may not think the food to be good but it turned out that I was wrong. We had one of the best pizza and the service was most friendly and excellent. I recommend it highly to any one visiting Hollister area or any... More 

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Siloam
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39 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

I stopped in here with some friends based on an experience I had with the store in Branson West. I found out they had different owners. We had a supreme and a sausage. They both had a nice crust that was not too crisp and not too chewy. The toppings on the supreme had toppings piled high and they could... More 

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Forsyth, Missouri
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

This place was recommended to us. We have lived in the area for 10 yrs and didn't even know,this place was there. We know, it now and will be back very soon...great food and great service! The pizza was outstanding! We each got a different pizza and a house salad...the homemade salad dressing was wonderful, too! A definite plus all... More 

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Additional Information about Pizza by the Chef

Address: 180 Mall Rd, Southtown Center, Suite D, Hollister, Branson, MO 65672
Phone Number: 417.239.1415
Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Branson  >  Hollister
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 8:30 am
Monday 11:00 am - 8:30 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 8:30 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 8:30 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 8:30 am
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 am
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 180 Mall Rd, Southtown Center, Suite D, Hollister, Branson, MO 65672
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Branson  >  Hollister
  • Phone Number: 417.239.1415

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?